Print Book Reviews

Book Reviews April 2007


The following book reviews were published in the printed AJA only and are available on JSTOR. For more information, see access options.

Colour in the Ancient Mediterranean World
By Liza Cleland, Karen Stears, and Glenys Davies 
Reviewed by Deborah Ruscillo

Il villaggio dell’Età del Bronzo Medio di Portella a Salina nelle Isole Eolie
By Maria Clara Martinelli 
Reviewed by Gianmarco Alberti

Mycenaean Fortifications, Highways, Dams and Canals
By R. Hope Simpson and D.K. Hagel 
Reviewed by Christopher Mee

Cretan Bronze Age Pithoi: Traditions and Trends in the Production and Consumption of Storage Containers in Bronze Age Crete
By Konstandinos S. Christakis 
Reviewed by Peter Pavúk

The Plain of Phaistos: Cycles of Social Complexity in the Mesara Region of Crete
By L.V. Watrous, D. Hadzi-Vallianou, and H. Blitzer
Reviewed by Giorgos Vavouranakis

The Napoleonic Survey of Egypt: Description de l’Égypte. The Monuments and Customs of Egypt, Selected Engravings and Texts
By Terrence M. Russell
Reviewed by J.G. Manning

La peinture décorative antique en Russie méridionale: Saint-Pétersbourg 1913–1914
By M.I. Rostovtseff and A. Barbet 
Reviewed by J. Andrew Overman

Les hautes terres de Carie
By Pierre Debord and Ender Varinlioğlu
Reviewed by Duane W. Roller

The Athenian Woman: An Icongraphic Handbook
By Sian Lewis 
Reviewed by Adele C. Scafuro

Italy and Cyprus in Antiquity, 1500450 B.C.: Proceedings of an International Symposium Held at the Italian Academy for Advanced Studies in America at Columbia University, November 16–18, 2000
By Larissa Bonfante and Vassos Karageorghis 
Reviewed by John K. Papadopoulos

Bridging the Tiber: Approaches to Regional Archaeology in the Middle Tiber Valley
By Helen Patterson 
Reviewed by Gretchen E. Meyers

The Architecture of Roman Temples: The Republic to the Middle Empire
By John W. Stamper 
Reviewed by John Robert Senseney

Sculpture: The Assemblage from the Theater
By Mary C. Sturgeon
Reviewed by Peter Stewart

Moab in the Iron Age: Hegemony, Polity, Archaeology
By Bruce Routledge 
Reviewed by Charlotte Whiting

A Historical and Economic Geography of Ottoman Greece: The Southwestern Morea in the 18th Century
By Fariba Zarinebaf, John Bennet, and Jack L. Davis 
Reviewed by Uzi Baram